Snow will bring travel disruption, Met Office warns

This Is Local London: Snow will bring travel disruption, Met Office warns

9:41am Friday 16th December 2011

Travellers have been warned to expect disruption as London experiences its first snowfall of winter.

More snow expected this weekend

9:05am Saturday 18th December 2010

UPDATES: Severe weather warnings for London and the south east across the weekend as snow hits.

Chiswick's Yellow Umbrella Day is best yet

9:10am Thursday 16th September 2010

Bigger and better than before – the eighth Yellow Umbrella Day is set to be one of the most entertaining yet.

Husband and wife jailed for immigration scam

This Is Local London: Mastermind: Kaseepathi Koka

2:10pm Wednesday 15th September 2010

A man who masterminded a major immigration scam has been jailed for 10 years.

Girl, 11, dies in freak birthday party incident

This Is Local London: Mari-Simon Cronje died after being struck by a tow boat at the Princes Club, in Bedfont

11:52am Monday 13th September 2010

The family of an 11-year-old Putney girl who was killed in a freak birthday party incident have said they are “battling to come to terms” with her death.

Traffic chaos as water main bursts

This Is Local London: Awash: Vehicles have been abandoned in Brentford High Stree. Pic: Jon Russell

1:30pm Wednesday 8th September 2010

A burst water main has flooded Brentford High Street.

Teen in court over 15 robberies

10:29am Wednesday 8th September 2010

A teenager is due in court today in connection with 15 robberies.

Teenagers in court over church arson attack

This Is Local London: Gutted: Fire ripped through St Mark’s Church Hall in the early hours of December 17 last year

1:13pm Thursday 26th August 2010

Three teenagers accused of burning down a church hall as part of a crime spree in Teddington will stand trial at Kingston Crown Court.

Soccer coach's 200ft leap of faith

This Is Local London: Sky high: Nick Tann with Angela Lyons

12:50pm Wednesday 25th August 2010

A soccer coach took a leap of faith to raise money for his football club.

Siblings celebrate GCSE results

This Is Local London: A grade: Abdul Wasi Siddique collects his GCSE results

3:44pm Tuesday 24th August 2010

It was a family affair for four Isleworth students who collected their GCSE results today.

Rogue landlords slapped with fines

3:11pm Tuesday 24th August 2010

Two rogue landlords who illegally evicted tenants from their homes - forcing some to sleep on the street - have been slapped with hefty fines.

Green makeover leads to drop in fuel bills for fire station

This Is Local London: Green makeover: Heston fire station has saved money on its fuel bills

10:30am Tuesday 24th August 2010

Carbon emissions have dropped at Heston fire station after it underwent a "green makeover".

Exam success for Isleworth students

This Is Local London: A* students: Frances Hindle, Grace Percival, Sophie Figon, Tasmin McLaren and Nicole El-Baba all gained top grades in sociology

6:02pm Thursday 19th August 2010

Students at an Isleworth school had reason to celebrate after collecting their A-level results today.

School friends celebrate A-level success

5:37pm Thursday 19th August 2010

Two Chiswick school friends will be heading to Cambridge to study the same degree after achieving outstanding A-level results.

Fagin-style crime boss stripped of £100,000 assets

2:52pm Wednesday 18th August 2010

A modern day Fagin-style criminal has been stripped of £100,000 of his assets.

Water restored to homes affected by flooding

10:21am Friday 13th August 2010

Water supplies were restored to homes in the St Margarets and Teddington area last night after flooding hit the area.

Police search for owner of charm bracelet

This Is Local London: Appeal: The charm bracelet has 10 charms but police removed five so the rightful owner could identify it

2:53pm Friday 13th August 2010

Police are appealing for the owner of a stolen charm bracelet to get in touch.

Benefit gigs for Pakistan flood victims

11:25am Friday 13th August 2010

Two benefit gigs in aid of the victims of the Pakistan floods are to be held in Hounslow next week.

Burst water main could lead to water shortages

4:10pm Thursday 12th August 2010

A burst water main in Hounslow led to flooding in surrounding areas including St Margarets and Teddington today.

Work begins on £400k makeover for Crane Park

This Is Local London: Winning park: Youngsters celebrate Crane Park being awarded £400,000 as part of London Mayor Boris Johnson's Help a London Park competition

11:09am Tuesday 10th August 2010

Crane Park is gearing up for a £400,000 facelift as work to improve the green space gets under way.

New name for university

10:50am Friday 6th August 2010

Thames Valley University is to change its name to the University of West London.

Auctioneer launches Marie Curie wills scheme

7:20am Friday 6th August 2010

Celebrity Cash in the Attic auctioneer Tom Keane is to host a tea party today to mark the launch of Marie Curie's free wills scheme.

Centre's month of extreme activities

1:20pm Friday 6th August 2010

A shopping centre will be going to the "extreme" this month.

Fresh appeal for witnesses to fatal crash

This Is Local London: Update: Woman quizzed over ex-boyfriend's death

3:20pm Wednesday 4th August 2010

Police have renewed their appeal for witnesses to a fatal crash in Chiswick.

Charity calls for runners to sign up for half marathon

10:42am Wednesday 4th August 2010

Mental health charity Mind is looking for 10 people from Hounslow to join its team of runners in a half marathon.

Fundraiser completes charity trike ride for Tropical Zoo

This Is Local London: Pedal power: Jon Hardy will journey from Bristol to Brentford on a trike to raise money for the zoo

2:57pm Tuesday 3rd August 2010

After battling with torrential downpours and cycling through the night a charity fundraiser has completed a 112-mile trike ride – and is a step closer to reaching his £5,000 target.

HR consultant chosen to shadow MPs

This Is Local London: Mentors: Kiran Cheema, of Hounslow, will shadow MPs Mary Macleod and Margot James

10:16am Tuesday 3rd August 2010

A HR consultant has been handpicked to shadow two Conservative MPs as part of a scheme to nuture the next generation of politicians and community leaders.

Woman, 44, stabbed to death

2:55pm Friday 30th July 2010

A woman has died after being repeatedly stabbed at a house in Hounslow.

Teen stabbed in street fight

4:57pm Thursday 29th July 2010

A teenager was stabbed during a fight in Hounslow last night.

Artist uses her head (and her tongue, and her feet)...

This Is Local London: Artist Elizabeth Hepworth created a scene on Hounslow High Street

12:16pm Wednesday 28th July 2010

Crowds gathered to watch artist Elizabeth Hepworth turn into a human paint brush for a live-art performance in a high street.

Workers take to the skies for charity

This Is Local London: Workers take to the skies for charity

1:15pm Wednesday 28th July 2010

Workers took to the skies to raise money for the Shooting Star Children's Hospice.

Woman, 23, guilty of attempted murder

11:02am Monday 26th July 2010

A 23-year-old woman has been found guilty of attempting to murder a homeless man after slashing him with a knife and leaving him for dead in an alleyway.

Gardening club grows in popularity

This Is Local London: Digging deep: Lawrence Broome

6:50am Sunday 25th July 2010

A group of residents has come up with a solution to long allotment waiting lists by setting up their own gardening club to make use of limited green spaces.

Campaigners take free travel fight to mayor

This Is Local London: Campaigning: Tina Williams, Trevor Alfred, Yvonne Chappell and Ed Driscoll

6:50am Saturday 24th July 2010

A 1,000-signature petition was handed to the council after a woman with learning difficulties was denied free travel.

Police probe mystery car park death

This Is Local London: Mystery death: Police were today investigating the death of a man found slumped in a car outside a pub

11:02am Friday 23rd July 2010

Police were today investigating the death of a man found slumped in a car outside a pub.

Hounslow and Brentford Times and Chiswick Times ceases publication

This Is Local London: Historic: The Chiswick Times from 1910

11:14am Friday 23rd July 2010

Today is the last edition of the Hounslow and Brentford Times and the Chiswick Times.

Tribute is poetry in motion

This Is Local London: Best

10:40am Friday 23rd July 2010

A family celebrated the life of a close friend by taking part in a 10k run for charity.

Family say goodbye to Kajil

This Is Local London: Budding lawyer: Kajil Devi

1:40pm Thursday 22nd July 2010

The family of a budding lawyer who drowned trying to rescue her young cousin are preparing to fly to India to scatter her ashes.

Sharing the wealth

This Is Local London: Giving back: Peter Ryan with two women he has helped

4:45pm Thursday 22nd July 2010

A business man how quit his job to help African women work their way out of poverty has been shortlisted for the Alternative Rich List.

Spelbound gymnasts leap to more glory

This Is Local London: Gold standard: Spelbound came away from the World Acrobatic Gymnastic Championships with a record haul of medals. Picture: Ken McKay / TalkbackThames / Rex Features

6:16pm Wednesday 21st July 2010

Gymnasts from Britain's Got Talent winners Spelbound may be known for their gold spray-tan, but now they have some gold medals to go with it.

Community activities launched to 'boost well-being'

This Is Local London: Community activities launched to 'boost well-being'

11:35am Wednesday 21st July 2010

The chance for people to learn more about growing food and boost their well-being is now on offer at Chiswick House Gardens.

Into the wild at park

This Is Local London: Artist: Property administrator Catherine Beazley shows off one of her creations

11:18am Wednesday 21st July 2010

The wild side of Osterely Park has been captured in a series of art works.

Funeral for drowned teenager

This Is Local London: 'Never forgotten': Family's tribute to 15-year-old Kajil Devi

10:45am Tuesday 20th July 2010

The funeral of a teenager who drowned trying to rescue her 10-year-old cousin was due to take place today.

Planning decision sparks anger

6:50am Monday 19th July 2010

The council’s planning department has been accused of being “unfit for purpose” after backing a development that breached regulations.

Young eco-warrier rewarded

This Is Local London: Eco-warrier: Tolu Ajayi-Obe

11:00am Sunday 18th July 2010

An 11-year-old eco-warrior was heralded a role model by teachers after he won an environmental award.

Dodgy builders on the prowl

This Is Local London: Plucky: Pensioner Dave Dinehart

1:00pm Saturday 17th July 2010

Police have warned residents to be vigilant after bogus builders targeted two homes.

Helping kids for a decade

This Is Local London: Let's celebrate: Visitors enjoy the fun

6:50am Saturday 17th July 2010

A charity working to keep young people off the streets and away from crime has celebrated its 10th birthday.

First look at Syon's luxury hotel

This Is Local London: Luxurious: Artist's impression of the Waldorf Astoria Hotel

1:00pm Friday 16th July 2010

This is the first look at a £60m luxury hotel – complete with its own butterfly house in the lobby – which is due to open in Syon Park in November.

Police release e-fit after body found on Tube tracks

This Is Local London: Do you know this man? Police release e-fit after body found on Piccadilly line tracks

10:20am Friday 16th July 2010

This is the face of a man whose naked body was found on Piccadilly line train tracks.

Time running out to save tropical zoo

This Is Local London: Pedal power: Jon Hardy will journey from Bristol to Brentford on a trike to raise money for the zoo

6:50am Friday 16th July 2010

Animal lovers have been offered the chance to help rescue a tropical zoo by supporting a fundraiser’s 112-mile trike ride.

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